MAR - MAY RESIDENTS
Our first round of Artists in Residence for 2019: Sophia D’Urso, Elijah Bik and Joshua Maxwell de Hoog. These three extremely talented individuals come from vast disciplines. Together, their collaborated outcome is LANDINGS, a project focusing on sight and sound. LANDINGS premiered for one night only at CHYA on May 3rd 2019; Geelong After Dark.
Sophia is a multidisciplinary artist who primarily works within installation, sound and film-based work. She is interested in the structure of space, often working within site responsive environments.
JOSHUA MAXWELL DE HOOG
Joshua Maxwell de Hoog is a Geelong-based artist, writer, poet and musician, and co-founder of Analogue Academy and lowercase poetry. Josh has exhibited in solo and group shows at Courthouse, was our visual arts intern in 2018, and continues to collaborate with us on projects and workshops – a true Courthouse alumni!
JUN - AUG RESIDENTS
Vicki Hallett is a composer, versatile musician, sound artist, music practitioner and
Vicki has composed, produced and performed in live concerts, solo recordings and videos ranging from chamber music to exploratory work with sound art, pain-management meditations, the Elephant Listening Project and acoustic ecology.
Jem Savage is a musician, producer and sound engineer based in Victoria. His performances effortlessly blend live processing, looping and interactive visuals with his highly developed instrumental and vocal techniques. These performances utilise proprietary software and hardware devices including iPSi, the Isomorphic Pitch-Shifting Interface.
SEP - NOV RESIDENT
Yuhui is a Singaporean, Melbourne-based performer and performance maker who lives in Geelong and commutes on the Vline. Fueled by a preoccupation with how transient places, buildings and people are, her performance work attempts to find a connection between space and human, country and citizen, home and inhabitant, individual body and collective culture, fish and aquarium